Santa Cruz Mission SHP - Hides and Tallow at the Santa Cruz Mission

Park: Santa Cruz Mission SHP

Time: 1 to 2 pm

Come and see how Mission Santa Cruz participated in a world economy back in the early 1800’s. We will look at some of the major products of the mission; leather and tallow, and demonstrate how they were used. You will see how a branding iron works and get to make your own candle.

The event is FREE.  Rain Cancels.

The Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park is located on School St. off of Mission and Emmet Street in Santa Cruz. Please call (831) 425-5849 for more information.

Events made possible by California State Park Docents, California State Parks and Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks

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Event Dates

Saturday, May 17, 2014